Week of August 10

August 10: Psalm 107

Suggested questions:

1) What is the reason the psalmist called upon people to give thanks to the Lord?

2) What do you think the psalmist meant that God "sent His word and healed them, and delivered them from their destructions"?

August 11: Psalm 108-110

Suggested questions:

1) How did David say he would do valiantly?

  1. Good preparation
  2. An overwhelming force of men
  3. Through God
  4. All of the above

2) David asked the Lord in Psalm 109 to deal with him based upon what?

August 12: Psalm 111-115

Suggested questions:

1) According to Psalm 111, the works of the Lord are pondered by all who delight in them. Which works did the psalmist note?

  1. He provides food for those who fear him
  2. He gave them the inheritance of the nations
  3. He sent redemption to His people
  4. All of the above

2) According to Psalm 112, what does God promise to the upright when they find themselves in a dark place in life? (Hint: verse 4)

August 13: Psalm 116-118

Suggested questions:

1) In Psalm 116, how does the psalmist describe the death of the saints?

2) What future event does the psalmist depict in Psalm 118:26 and following? (Hint: Luke 19:38)

August 14: Psalm 119:1-48

Suggested questions:

1) According to Psalm 119:9-16, how can young people keep their way pure?

2) Throughout Psalm 119, the psalmist expresses love for God's laws and testimonies. In verse 34 he refers to them as his _______________.

August 15: Psalm 119:49-96

Suggested questions:

1) What is it that gives the Lord's servant hope and comfort in affliction according to Psalm 119:49-50?

2) Why does the psalmist say: "It was good for me to be afflicted" (v 71)?

August 16: Discussion Questions

1) What passage uniquely spoke to you this week?

2) What insights did you gain about God?

3) What application might this have to what is happening in the world today?

4) How would God have you apply this truth to your life?